Wine Management, M.Sc.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    11480
    Tuition (Year)
    11480
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language

About

The MSc combines industry-related teaching modules in administration, finance, sales, logistics and legal issues with oenology, wine tasting and wine tourism to provide students with the knowledge required for selling a product as unique as wine.

As a graduate of this programme, you will have gained a global understanding of this unique industry, enabling you to apply with confidence for managerial positions in all its sectors.

Drawing from an impressive international network of speakers, professionals and academics with in-depth knowledge of the wine sector, the course has a combined theoretical and practical approach.

From financing a wine business to advising consumers on choosing a wine, students are given the full range of tools necessary to sell a product that demands far more versatility than most others.

Our students benefit from the School's proximity and access to some of the greatest wine estates in the world.

Accreditation

Accredited by AACSB.

Programme Structure

Academic calendar

Autumn Semester: September - December

Spring Semester: January - May

Project: professional dissertation

Main courses
  • Viticulture and Oenology
  • Wine Economics
  • Wine Tourism
  • Sales and Negotiation in the Wine Industry
  • Wines of the World
  • Project Management in the Wine Industry

Lecturers

Pierre Joulié
Head of the MSc in Wine Management
Having graduated as an actuary from the elite Institut de Science Financière et d'Assurances, Pierre Joulié worked as Chief Trader for Lehman Brothers in the company's heyday in the '80s and as Director of Asset Management for a French bank.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score: 6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score: 557

    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

  • Minimum required score: 88

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

To be considered for admission to the MSc in Wine Business, applicants must satisfy the following minimum requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in management, preferably in an oenological technical area (vine, wine, agrifood), in international trade, in law or in languages. However, all other degrees will be considered
  • Professional experience in the fields of wine and/or spirits that goes beyond university work placements. The more relevant work experience the candidate has, the greater is their chance of acceptance into the programme

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • EUR 11480 International
  • EUR 11480 EU/EEA

Funding

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